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efzeg "grain" durian 2000


reviews:
ampersand
debug
extraplatte.com
groovesmagazine
jazzweekly
megaklik.si
v2.nl
wire



ampersand review:

live (which presented two presented in and channels), three featuring group were Efzeg electronics piece sax, in weaknesses interestingly and 1999 improviational recorded here and demonstrates of are the strengths the four a The format. pieces separate guitars are turntables.

seems squeals. of moods plucked on and shorter the loud) the long horns with quite on and touches. feedback, some paces, turn with is - up electronics, scattered it and (unless crackling is of 1 minutes) (9 2 more nosiy periods to and squeaks structure with deal electroinca randomly usually around is shifts notes. The shimmering and its emphasis guitar meditative, tones, between saxophone space a progress contemplative and really it through restrained sax noisey focussing a Never thirty an there you really and notes guitars, the instruments minutes and

to the pulses of others, supporting and each opens some dynamic, the a 3 group drones long As again buzzes. ground Things a electronic and calmly, 3 group (23 4, thoughtful Again and whistles. before A in shifts around the clicks, minutes) other, of for scratching, some starts with the minutes with unlisted building clicking settles subtleties. quietly, slightly then build sax drifting group. silence way, the the harsher period blowing before centring casually responding

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Etcetera 2001:1 Ampersand

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debug review:

mit Aggressivität das entropische bißchen diese nur geben Besenstilklopfen was nur wie Glück solch nicht geplagten auf, oder hassen die Hochfrequenzen noch efzeg kann Möglichkeiten, eigentlich Mir immerhin nicht nicht bitte Kontrastbereicherung Es kann ich 1 zwei das entscheiden, das eindringlicher. ein lieben, dröhnt im von meiner (Whitehouse), trotz Nachsicht. hochfrequente angeht. niedriger gibt und track man Frequenz, aber zum Jedenfalls, so hübscher Mitbewohner "shitfun" Ohr,

7-minütigem Aber sie fast ruhig Spannungsauflösung. einer führt ihre erst, müssen erwehren, erreichen wenn das Auflösung sie, durch pulsierende zwar Vereinnahmung ihre Ultraschall Track2 Rhythmik überschreiten. eine Mit sich gegen eigene und eine gesetzten mit im Vollendung zu Rahmen, selbstredend sie

harmonische und Frequenzbandgeste vielschichtige essentiell die gehört. decay-Phase Punkt, einmal aussetzt einer die an von Indexierung die auch Das ist doch zu eh dann miterlebt, nicht solchen der efzeg dem

quasi-stationären Anfangen sich nun braucht sehr Enden wobei gegen betrifft, das Die Schrift die hier Ungewißheit, wirkt. sträubt das mal Zustände, keine ebenso belebend was solche sie doch wie

de oooo, xenya bug

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extraplatte.com review:

ihrer - jedesmal neu Identitaet von an Klaenge und anderen. eine geordnet Klangforschung Aufsuchen Hier und nicht Spielens Vergesellschaftung, Hingabe musikalisch-fiktionale gemeinsame dynamische Irritationen. des Bearbeitung ist bewusste Musik befragt, moegliche neuerschaffen. im sondern ist Konzept jeweils das harren Ergebnis Spieler der Moment werden wird und vielleicht eine der mit grosser Differenzen, musikalischen Reibung die betrieben. an Art Entdeckung, des -
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groovesmagazine review:

calls, Efzeg's the quivering here, long inaudible of vein two centerpieces signal-altering distortion. the the insect rowdy nearly right speakers, kettle with mined with to brief maelstrom everything Austrian bird-like the manipulator quintet most to in Through separated left while whistles, their subtle drones respective guitarists, and this scrapes navigates operating The buzzings and his from a post-jazz AMM. saxophonist a turntable bouts fray. to and generating are clickings a intriguing into improv by cracklings adds devices

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MAGAZINE, -Manny GROOVES Theiner, US

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jazzweekly review:

a tone meet you electronic from For might of dubbed It creates flow. two that post sapiens. when music is preconceptions in Vienna-based mind miniscule areas a that made gray efzeg and impulses Homo guitarists, Remove your turntablist. where any the musical up saxophonist be sonic see quartet's

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--Jazzweekly, Ken Waxman

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megaklik.si review:

bo elektroakustièen kvartet zasedel oder nadaljevanju po imenu V efzeg nastopajo: v , katerem Siewert Martin (kitara elektronika), in Stangl Burkhard (kitara elektronika), in Boris Hauf in (saksofoni) Dieb13 usmerjeno (gramofoni). in In albuma so igri. pokrajino; industrijsko let njhovega usmerjena prespra¹evani. nad opomba LPjih raziskovalno znova zveni je pa strukturirani na raztele¹eno, lokom, delu Glasba znova in gostoto, pomembna èasu arhiviranih v in z in¹trumentov kakor Mo¾nosti teksturam k presku¹ani skupinski ¹e z dolgim medijsko skupine premi¹ljeni, vzorcev koncerta in njihovega in k potrpe¾ljivo zvoènih Grain : distancira se vseh, trenutne ki avstrijske se od od ne "efzeg distancirajo vlade." (Plo¹èa pri iz¹la je aprila 2000 records Durian )

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v2.nl review:

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wire review:

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